93 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Sewing"
Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Date
1991-05
Description
95 color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Hungarian embroidery by Zita Mikita

Hungarian embroidery by Zita Mikita

Date
1984-12
Description
Seven color slides. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. Slides S86-1761 and 1762 are missing. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Hungarian embroidery demonstration

Hungarian embroidery demonstration

Date
1983-09-24
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
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Quinces clothing shop

Quinces clothing shop

Date
1983-05
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
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Czechoslovakian embroidery

Czechoslovakian embroidery

Date
1980
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Fall 1980.
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Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Date
1986-03
Description
Thirty black and white negatives. Images of Palestinian American Nadia Michael sewing at her home.
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Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Date
1984-04-17
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Seminole Alice Billie sewing traditional Seminole clothing at a Miami public library. Part of a National Endowment for the Arts funded folklife program, presented at various libraries across the state, using local talent. A few of the images of Billie sewing can be found on the Florida photographic Collection website.
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Florida folklife at the 1981 Festival of American Folklife

Florida folklife at the 1981 Festival of American Folklife

Date
1981
Description
Fifty-one color slides. Images of booths, demonstrations (sewing, barbeque, weaving, and basket making), activities, signage, and visitors to the Festival of American Folklife. Held on the National Mall and sponsored by the Smithsonian Institute, the festival began in 1967. Created by folklorist Ralph Rinzler, the annual festival showcases national folkife, usually focusing on one state each year.
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Lavinia Mathis interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Lavinia Mathis interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-08-23
Description
One audio cassette. Jacksonville native and former teacher Mathis talks about quilting in her family. She discusses growing up in Jacksonvile; learning quilting from her grandmother, a dress maker for the Canova family; teaching quilting to others; volunteering; her grandmother's dress making techniques; technique and process for making quilts; her mother's quilting; sources of ideas for patterns; use of quilts; quilting groups; and publicity for her quilts.
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Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

Date
1982-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Born in the Everglades and 74 years old at the time of the interview, Jimmie (through interpreter Jumper) discusses designing and making Seminole skirts and other garmets. Jimmie describes the Seminole words for "design," "skirt" and "top," and talks about the cross design on her skirt, other types of skirt designs, sewing with strips of colorful cloth, rick-rac, teaching her children and grandchildren the craft, and men in the tribe who sew, like Jimmie Osceola. In addition, she discusses the Green Corn Dance, playing the stickball game, women hunters, gardening, singing Christian songs, learning to sew from her mother, and living in a chickee.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsHungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Textiles
Decorative arts
Textile arts
Sewing
Teaching of folklore
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Hungarian embroidery by Zita MikitaHungarian embroidery by Zita MikitaStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Hungarians Americans
Sewing
Material culture
Design
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Hungarian embroidery demonstrationHungarian embroidery demonstrationStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Demonstrations
Embroidery
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Sewing
Decorative arts
Design
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Quinces clothing shopQuinces clothing shopStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Merchants
Specialty stores
Embroidery
Latinos
Needlework
Sewing
Decorative arts
Design
Cuban Americans
Selling
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Czechoslovakian embroideryCzechoslovakian embroideryStill ImageEmbroidery
Textile arts
Sewing
Woven goods
Material culture
Craft
Embroiderers
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Needleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleNeedleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleStill ImageEmbroidery
Folklife
Palestinian Americans
Sewing
Needlework
Textile arts
Textiles
Embroiderers
Needleworkers
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Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryAlice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryStill ImageEthnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Sewing
Native Americans
Textiles
Demonstrations
Textile arts
Clothing and dress
Material culture
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Libraries
Needleworkers
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Florida folklife at the 1981 Festival of American FolklifeFlorida folklife at the 1981 Festival of American FolklifeStill ImageFestivals
Folk festivals
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Signs and signboards
Basket making
Chairs
Sewing
Barbecue cookery
Quilts
Food
Quilting
Folklife
Cooks
Farmers
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a_s1618_04_tape06Lavinia Mathis interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Needlework
Oral narratives
Quilts
Quilting
Textile processes
African Americans
Sewing
Decorative arts
Interviews
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a_s1576_08_c83-037Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)SoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Chickee
Clothing and dress
Clothing trade
Patchwork
Textile arts
Sewing
Design
Mikasuki language
Tailors
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